Adam Rippon Update
The accolades keep coming- Per Adam's website:
5.13.08: Every year the Professional Skaters Association (PSA) "honors athletes for their remarkable performances at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships" with the 'Edi' Awards (named in honor of Edi Scholdan, a World and Olympic Coach who died in the 1961 plane crash). Adam is the 'Edi' Award winner for the Best Men's Performance at 2008 Nationals.
Rippon won for his Jr. long program performance in St. Paul. The names of all the 2008 'Edi' award winners from 2008 U.S. Nationals are now posted in this thread in the Announcements forum: http://www.goldenskate.com/forum/showthread.php?t=22009